The combined experience of Videntity’s management & advisor team brings vision and focused execution by delivering open solutions that empower individuals and organizations to embrace technology to achieve better health.
Alan Viars, Founder and President
Alan Viars is a technologist champion for health information technology. His innovative designs have received multiple awards and accolades in the health IT marketplace. Early in his career Viars provided biometrics systems design for the Department of Defense Biometrics and Identity Management Agency (BIMA). More recently, Viars was an HHS External Entrepreneur in Residence appointed to serve at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS). Viars holds a Masters in Computer Science from West Virginia University.
Mark Scrimshire, Advisor
Mark Scrimshire (aka @ekivemark) is a Health and Social Technology Consultant. Mark is well known in the Health Care world as Chief Instigator and Co-Founder of the non-profit HealthCamp Foundation organizing un-conference events around the world that “Empower Health Care Engagement.” Mark has managed complex projects in Health Care, Internet, Telecommunications and the Finance world. Mark is based in Maryland and is a qualified Ski Instructor.
Alan Forsythe, Advisor
Alan has served as a program and project manager for a variety of enterprise informatics initiatives including; LabWare LIMS implementation and validation for Manufacturing Operations, project management for R&D & QC LIMS development phase; Watson LIMS deployment and validation; NuGenesis SDMS selection; E-Signature Policy development; Electronic Archive Development and Global Product Development Portfolio Management Database deployment. He holds a Bachelor in Computer Studies & Information Systems from Sheffield Hallam University
Gordon Caudle, Advisor
Gordon is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of entrepreneurial leadership experience delivering a high level of success. He co-founded Parata Systems, a leading pharmacy automation and packaging solution company, and Nekton Research, a leading developer of autonomous underwater robotic vehicles for the Department of Defense, and served as a mentor, advisor and investor to numerous high-growth start-ups.
Will Flowers, Developer
Will, a graduate from The University of North Carolina in Mathematics, is fascinated by the world of healthcare and open data. Flowers has contributed to some of Videntity’s key projects and he is becoming well versed in cutting-edge healthcare standards and implementations. He is eager to see healthcare and technology unite in a beneficial way.